Inspections

ANNOUNCEMENT

INSPECTIONS

Inspections may be requested, canceled, or re-scheduled via the Citizen Self Service (CSS) portal.

*Important: To access information in CSS, If you are neither the Contractor or Owner,  you must be added to each permit for which you seek access.  To be added to a permit, you must submit a notarized letter from the Contractor or the Owner, permitting you to be added as a Contact. *

INSPECTION HOURS

Inspections are performed from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The approved job copy of the plans, the recorded Notice of Commencement, and permit card must be at the construction site. The address must be properly posted and visible from the street. The job to be inspected must be accessible. An OSHA approved ladder must be available if needed.

TO CHECK INSPECTIONS ROUTES & RESULTS

Inspector routes are being reordered during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Please verify the order of inspection after that time. If you cannot find your inspection after these hours, most likely it is not scheduled for that day.

To check the inspections’ routes, click on the image below or in this link and enter the desired permit number. It will display the inspector’s list of inspections to be performed that day. Your permit number will be highlighted indicating where you are in the list and the order in which the inspections will be performed.

EXPEDITED INSPECTIONS

The Building Department offers expedited inspections on an overtime basis. All requests for overtime inspections can be made in person at the Building Department’s Administration Office,  located at 1700 Convention Center Drive, second floor. The request must be made twenty-four (24) hours in advance and should include the information listed here. The fee for the Building Department’s Expedited/Overtime Inspection is $250 per trade requested.